FLORIDA CONFERENCE RESORT
Tampa Meeting Space, Corporate Retreats and Group Events
No matter the size, theme or scope of your event, TradeWinds Island Resorts has a space that’s perfect for you and your guests. Our resorts, featuring 25 acres and 71,000 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space, offers everything from intimate boardrooms to elegant ballrooms, from outdoor courtyards to conference centers. Below, you’ll find venue descriptions, but please consult our Capacity Chart and Venue Map for complete details.
INDOOR VENUES, MORE THAN 51,000 SQUARE FEET
The Pavilion, 10,584 sq. ft., 1,200 guests
The Pavilion, with its unobstructed views, is a blank canvas that features white tented ceilings. Offering truck access, the space is also ideal for exhibitions.
Island Ballroom, 8,400 sq. ft., 950 guests
Just off the Grand Palm Colonnade’s pre-convene space, the Island Ballroom offers a grand setting for banquet dinners with unobstructed views, truck access and flexible sections.
Grand Palm Colonnade Meeting Rooms, 30-90 guests
Overlooking the lobby colonnade, these second-floor meeting rooms (7) offer ample space for breakout sessions. Groups also have access to two lockable meeting planner offices.
Jacaranda Hall, 7,088 sq. ft., 625 guests
With seven sectional rooms, Jacaranda Hall can be divided into smaller venues or combined into one large hall. A 1,232 sq. ft. foyer is ideal for pre-convene space.
Breakout Rooms, 266-2400 sq. ft., 8-250 guests
With 29 breakout room options, your group can divide into smaller brainstorming sessions. Two lockable planner offices are an appreciated amenity.
Banyan Breezeway, 8,736 sq. ft., 720 guests
Adjacent to the Garden Courtyard and Jacaranda Hall, the Banyan Breezeway is a spacious venue that can accommodate 56 8’ x 10’ exhibit booths.
Horizons, 2,655 sq. ft., 275 guests
Featuring two sections and a 1,485 sq. ft. portico, the Horizons venue is located in the Breckenridge Building, across from The Pavilion at Island Grand.
OUTDOOR VENUES, MORE THAN 20,000 SQUARE FEET
Garden Courtyard, 6,000 sq. ft., 500 guests
With Island Grand’s Jacaranda Building and Grand Palm Colonnade wrapping around this courtyard, this garden offers a perfect venue for outdoor luncheons and evening receptions.
Garden Deck, 750 sq. ft., 40 guests
One of our most intimate outdoor venues at Island Grand, at 750 sq. ft., the Garden Deck is ideal for board meetings and executive sessions for up to 40 guests.
South Beach Lawn, 2,580 sq. ft., 125 guests
Cross over the Island Grand’s meandering waterway to the Island Grand’s South Beach Lawn. This venue stares out into the Gulf of Mexico — the perfect place for evening sunset receptions.
Jacaranda Beach, 1,250 sq. ft., 125 guests
Enjoy your group’s own private beach setting — Jacaranda Beach, a 1,250 sq. ft. stretch of white sand and Gulf views nestled next to Island Grand’s picturesque waterway.
Sea Breeze Terrace, 3,500 sq. ft., 200 guests
The name says it all. From this 3,500 sq. ft. terrace, enjoy the ocean breeze drifting off the Gulf of Mexico. This terrace is conveniently nestled near the hotel’s main pool.
Breck Deck, 2,200 sq. ft., 300 guests
Tucked next to the Island Grand Adult pool with views of St. Pete Beach, this is Island Grand’s most spacious deck at 2,200 sq. ft. and only steps away from the sand on St. Pete Beach.
Pirate Island, 1,250 sq. ft., 125 guests
A great venue for family events, Island Grand’s charming waterway surrounds Pirate Island, creating its own themed tropical haven. Sharktooth Tavern is steps away.
The SandBox Beach Lounge
At Guy Harvey, groups can gather around the SandBox Beach Lounge’s fire pit tables for an evening of conversation and s’mores! This is a family reunion favorite venue.